A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
For the past six months, since pillars collapsed at a mine and caused subsidence and created sinkholes, the people of Drumgossatt have had to use a narrow, one-way boreen to go to work, to school, and to shops. They are not convinced their main access road will reopen anytime soon, says.
Mon, 17 Jun, 2019
Forestry agency Coillte have given details of the costs of cleaning up just one illegal dump in Kingscourt, Co Cavan.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
The State’s forestry service Coillte will have to spend €100,000 clearing up 600 tonnes of industrial and domestic waste dumped on two sites in Kingscourt, on the Cavan-Meath border recently.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
Despite his active youth, non-smoker David Crosbie needed a double lung transplant. It inspired him to start running marathons, writes
Mon, 22 Apr, 2019
They are believed to have contained over €200,000 having been filled in anticipation of the Easter bank holiday weekend.
Sun, 21 Apr, 2019
Pubs in a Meath village have agreed to stay closed on Good Friday for the second year to mark a 'long-standing tradition'.
Tue, 16 Apr, 2019
Nearly 100 children were evacuated from their classrooms yesterday when a sinkhole opened up on the grounds of their primary school.
Tue, 25 Sep, 2018
Last week was an extraordinary one for Irish sport. The rugby Grand Slam and Rory McIlroy winning in America followed a Cheltenham Festival where the Irish dominated the English in race after race, writes
Fri, 23 Mar, 2018
"However after the cull, I then realised that there were 39 people who, despite being in regular contact with, I had never met."
Tue, 02 Jan, 2018
A Luas passenger who choked on a Mars Bar and later died had a ‘heart of gold’ according to his family. David O’Reilly (49) of Kingscourt, Co Cavan stepped off the Luas at Abbey Street and collapsed on October 29 2015.
Fri, 01 Dec, 2017
A quick glance around the club dressing-rooms of Cavan tells Micheal Lyng all he needs to know about the value of what’s on offer in Sunday’s AIB Ulster club SFC final.
Fri, 24 Nov, 2017
A man travelling on the Luas in Dublin choked on a Mars Bar and later died, an inquest heard.
Sat, 06 May, 2017
Mon, 30 Jan, 2017
Tue, 01 Nov, 2016
Tributes have poured in for Michael ‘Ducksie’ Walsh following the sudden passing of handball’s greatest icon yesterday.
Fri, 05 Aug, 2016
A legal challenge has been mounted against a decision by An Bord Pleanála that a high-voltage underground cable connecting a €21m windfarm in Cavan to the national gird is an exempted development.
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016
An outstanding performance from Robbie McCarthy saw the Westmeath man seal a hat-trick of senior All-Ireland titles in emphatic fashion at Kingscourt, Cavan on Saturday.
Mon, 21 Mar, 2016
A couple remain in hospital after being attacked by a gang of masked men at their home near Kingscourt, Co Cavan on Thursday.
Sat, 13 Feb, 2016
A man and woman are in hospital following an aggravated burglary in Kingscourt, Co Cavan last night.
Fri, 12 Feb, 2016
Mon, 02 Nov, 2015
THE GARDENS are just coming into their own at Kingscourt, a detached bungalow amid the blossoms, on a fabulous acre along Cork’s Maryborough Hill, beyond Douglas.
Sat, 18 Apr, 2015
A man has been stabbed on the street in Dublin.
Sat, 28 Mar, 2015
One person has been killed in a crash in County Meath overnight.
Mon, 23 Mar, 2015
A County Cavan bar has been convicted of selling counterfeit vodka, following an investigation by the Food Safety Authority.
Thu, 05 Feb, 2015
Shares in Kingspan jumped more than 3% yesterday on the back of the Cavan-based building materials group spending over €60m on a strategic acquisition in the US.
Tue, 19 Aug, 2014
People who target aircraft pilots with laser beams face jail and fines of up to €50,000 under laws being introduced this week against such potentially lethal behaviour.
Tue, 15 Jul, 2014
An air ambulance was attacked by laser beams as it transported a critically ill baby to hospital this week.
Sat, 12 Jul, 2014
Workers at building materials firm Kingspan’s flagship Irish plant at Kingscourt, Co Cavan, are in line to receive their first pay increase in seven years.
Tue, 08 Jul, 2014
Sergeant Maurice McCabe made complaints about 16 individual incidents relating to failures by gardaí to investigate reported crimes, internal matters including harassment of officers, and allegations of misconduct by individual members of the force.and report on Seán Guerin’s examination of the matters
Sat, 10 May, 2014
The former Justice Minister, Alan Shatter, failed in his duties to investigate complaints made by the garda whistle-blower Maurice McCabe, according to a damning report which recommends an independent examination into a range of allegations of garda malpractice.
Fri, 09 May, 2014
A civil engineer who crashed and killed a man while drunkenly driving in the wrong direction down a dual carriageway has been jailed for three years by the Court of Criminal Appeal.
Fri, 02 May, 2014
When a taxi driver and her female passenger fell victim to a terrifying ordeal, nothing in the way of investigating a crime was undertaken by gardaí, says
Sat, 19 Apr, 2014
Tyrone, Donegal, Monaghan, Derry, Antrim and Cavan were victorious in the Power NI Dr. McKenna Cup in Ulster this afternoon.
Sun, 12 Jan, 2014
Rugby star Donncha O’Callaghan walked the walk yesterday for a green school with the wow factor.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2013
Mon, 28 Oct, 2013
The Would Be’s are a cautionary tale for young musicians everywhere.
Thu, 17 Oct, 2013
A civil engineer from Cavan who crashed and killed a man while drunkenly driving in the wrong direction down a dual carriageway has had his five year suspended sentence overturned for being too lenient.
Tue, 24 Sep, 2013
The GAA have confirmed the make-up of its Football 'Stars of the 1980s' team which will be honoured on All-Ireland SFC final day on Sunday, September 22 when Dublin meet Mayo at Croke Park.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2013
President Michael D Higgins led tributes to Shane McEntee yesterday after the junior agriculture minister’s tragic death.
Sat, 22 Dec, 2012
It has been quite a few days for Cavan man Paul Brady, who last night thrilled the CityWest crowd by winning his fourth men's singles title in-a-row at the World Handball Championships.
Wed, 17 Oct, 2012
Twenty-five former workers of the Lagan Brick Company in Cavan are due to meet their former bosses later for talks at the Labour Court.
Wed, 18 Jul, 2012
Investigations are continuing in Co. Cavan into a bank robbery which occurred in Kingscourt yesterday evening.
Sat, 12 May, 2012
Gardaí are appealing for information following a bank robbery in Co Cavan.
Sat, 12 May, 2012